The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Blythe Duff ...  DS Jackie Reid / ... 95 episodes, 1990-2010
Colin McCredie ...  DC Stuart Fraser / ... 75 episodes, 1994-2010
John Michie ...  DI Robbie Ross / ... 70 episodes, 1990-2010
Alex Norton ...  DCI Matt Burke / ... 59 episodes, 1986-2010
Robert Robertson Robert Robertson ...  Dr. Stephen Andrews / ... 51 episodes, 1985-2001
James MacPherson James MacPherson ...  DCI Mike Jardine / ... 48 episodes, 1987-2002
Iain Anders ...  Supt. Jack McVitie / ... 39 episodes, 1985-1998
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The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

6 September 1983 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Taggart felügyelő See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The programme is named after the lead character DCI Jim Taggart, played by Mark McManus. When McManus died in 1994 the series continued without him, or the character. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
DCI Jim Taggart: There's been a Murder.
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Connections

Referenced in Top Gear: Episode #10.10 (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

No Mean City
(Theme Song)
Sung by Maggie Bell
Music by Mike Moran
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There's been a... Murder...
18 June 2006 | by evil_but_cute13See all my reviews

Fantastic, really a quality drama. I can't believe it's been going for 21 years! Hell it's older than me!

I watch Taggart religiously, for the sole purpose of hearing: 'There's been a MURDER!' Really, it brightens up my day when I hear that iconic phrase...

Blythe Duff is a brilliant actress, I think she is truly talented. The dynamics between the cast are excellent, they play off each other very well.

Best ever episode: Bloodlines. It features lesbians, an aquarium and a guest appearance by the great goddess Michelle Gomez.

In summary: Taggart is one hell of a drama series!


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